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ALICE Showed Up. Now It's Our Turn.

Vibrant messages written in chalk adorned our sidewalks with bursts of color. Words of gratitude appeared on cardboard signs, lit up sports stadiums and dominated television commercials. “Thank…


A Point of View: The Power of Being Recognized: A Thank You Letter to Black Male Doctors

What’s up, fellas? I hope all has been well with you and your families since we last talked.The baby is doing well and Mom is recovering nicely, and we have had a very solid experience post-delivery…

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Embracing Diversity

Abby Hamilton -- The bold, ambitious experiment that is the United States of America has always been about the struggle to live up to the ideals of justice and equality articulated in our founding…


Let's Make Asking for help 'normal.'

Jeremy Holmes -  For many of us, our homes have become our offices, blurring the line between work and play. For others, our workplaces are half-empty and strangely quiet, and we miss…


Spinning Plates & the New Normal

By Beth Macy - The relative who’s always a rock. Your steady friend who’s been in recovery for many years. The sunny coworker you typically never worry about.In this topsy-turvy time of doom-…


Importance of Banking during Pandemic and Ongoing

IT HAS NEVER BEEN MORE IMPORTANT TO HAVE A BANKING ACCOUNT. The COVID-19 pandemic greatly increases the importance of a safe and affordable mainstream bank or credit union account for managing your…

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